From the KMTS News Room:

    • News, April 16th GLENWOOD MOBILE HOME PARK SHOOTING Glenwood Springs—A Glenwood Springs man is in jail for allegedly shooting his girlfriend in the head early Tuesday at a South Grand Avenue mobile home park. According to reports from the Glenwood Springs Police Department, someone from the home called around 12:30 AM to say a shooting had taken place. ...
    • Work Zone Safety If you haven’t noticed yet, construction on our highways has begun again. It is happening everywhere in Colorado as well as here in Garfield County as Road and Bridge Crews begin to repair the damage caused by the ice and snow of a long winter.   April 7-11 is National Work Zone Awareness Week. This year’s theme ...
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    • News, April 1st COLORADO GUN LAWS CHALLENGED IN COURT DENVER (AP) – Colorado attorneys defended the state’s new gun restrictions against a lawsuit to overturn them, saying the laws balance Second Amendment rights and public safety concerns. But an attorney representing gun rights advocates says the laws are based on emotion and not data to prove they are ...
    • News, March 26th EAGLE COUNTY MAN SENTENCED, FINED FOR SMUGGLING FOSSILS CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) – A Colorado man has been sentenced to two years of supervised probation after he pleaded guilty to conspiring to smuggle fossils from China into the U.S.  Rick Rolater of Eagle was also fined $25,000 for selling fossils through two galleries, one of them in ...
    • News, March 25th BODIES FROM OURAY COUNTY PLANE CRASH SPOTTED Montrose—No one survived last Saturday’s plane crash in Ridgeway Reservoir.  Authorities confirmed they found the five victims still inside the wreckage of the Socata TBM700.  The turboprop is partially buried in silt and is about 60 feet below the surface.  An aviation salvage team will pull the wreckage from ...
    • News, March 21st GARCO COMMISSIONER TO TESTIFY BEFORE CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE Glenwood Springs—-Garfield County Commissioner Tom Jankovsky is heading back to Washington, D.C. to talk to Congress about several important wildlife issues.  Of particular interest is the sage grouse and the impact and endangered listing would have on communities like Garfield County and neighboring areas.  Jankovsky says he got a ...
    • News, March 20th MEMORIAL SET FOR NEW CASTLE POLICE CHIEF New Castle—Memorial services for New Castle Police Chief Chris Sadler will be held Saturday, March 29th at Coal Ridge High School at noon.   A large crowd is expected fill the gymnasium for the memorial that is open to the public. Last Saturday, Sadler collapsed at his home and later ...
    • LEAP Qualifying households may still apply for the Low-income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) until April 30. This annual financial assistance program, which runs from November through April each winter with an increased maximum potential benefit of $1,300, is designed to aid in reducing household energy bills by paying a portion of the cost of home heating ...
    • CARBONDALE FIRE Response to Fire ALARM at the carbondale library At 5:54 p.m. on Saturday, March 15, 2014, Carbondale & Rural Fire Protection District responded to the Carbondale Library at 320 Sopris Ave, for a report of a fire alarm. Upon arrival, the firefighters could hear the fire alarm going off inside the building and see water flowing out from under a bathroom door. A small ...

    From the KMTS Sports Desk:

    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/25/2011) High School Soccer The Glenwood Lady Demons dropped a 4 – 2 decision to Montrose last night at Stubler Memorial Field. The Rifle Lady Bears lost to Vail Mountian 6 to 2.
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/24/2011) High School Baseball The Glenwood Demons got past Coal Ridge yesterday 8 to 7. Roaring Fork mercy-ruled Basalt, 12-2. Soccer ______ Roaring Fork beat Basalt, 3 to 1. Tonight, the Glenwood Lady Demons welcome Montrose at 6:30. Roaring Fork travels to Vail Christian, Vail Mountain comes to Rifle, Coal Ridge heads north to Rangely and ...
    • KMTS Baseball: GLENWOOD OPENS SEASON WITH COMEBACK WIN WEST GLENWOOD SPRINGS (3/23/11) — A “vulture” in baseball lingo is a relief pitcher who loses a lead for another pitcher, only to pick up the win for himself. That may be too harsh a term for Kevin Flohr, who blew a save in relief of Luke Jacob, because if it werent for ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/23/2011) High School Baseball After a long, weather-delayed wait, the Glenwood Demons will finally play their first game of the 2011 season this afternoon against the Coal Ridge Titans at 4 O’clock. The game will be broadcast live on line at KMTS.com and rebroadcast tonight on KMTS-99.1. The Roaring Fork Rams and Basalt Longhorns will battle this afternoon ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/22/2011) FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK... (03/22/2011)
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/17/2011) Another local high school student/athlete will be competing at the collegiate level. Grand Valley Cardinal’s distance runner Brandi Krieg signed a letter of intent to compete for the University of Tulsa Hurricanes. She’ll be running for a state title this spring. The Glenwood Demons Track and Field team is putting on a spaghetti dinner ...
    • FROM THE KMTS SPORTSDESK… (03/14/2011) Girl’s high school soccer _____________________ Glenwood blanked Coal Ridge over the weekend, 2 to nothing. Percussion ___________ The Glenwood Springs High School percussion ensemble took third place at last weekend’s 24-team competition at Mountain Range High School. Track and Field _____________ The Glenwood Demons track and field program is hosting a Dinner, silient auction and concert fundraiser this Thursday night at the high school at 6 O’clock. ...
    • KMTS State 3A basketball playoff results/schedule 3A BOYS BASKETBALL STATE TOURNAMENT RESULTS Great 8, Thursday: Jefferson Academy 48, Roaring Fork boys 44 Valley 56, Brush 45 Pagosa Springs 64, Machebeuf 57 Faith Christian 48, Kent Denver, 43 Final 4, Friday: Pagosa Springs (20-3) vs. Faith Christian (24-1), 4 p.m. Valley (21-4) vs. Jefferson Academy (18-7), 7 p.m. Consolation, Friday: Machebeuf (18-6) vs. Kent Denver (20-5), 8:45 a.m. Brush (17-8) vs. Roaring Fork ...
    • RAM, RIFLE OPPONENTS REACH 3A BASKETBALL FINALS FORT COLLINS — In a twist of irony that might, with time, be some consolation, the teams that put Rifle and Roaring Fork into that ill-named bracket, both reached Saturday’s 3A title games against three-time defending champs at CSU’s Moby Gym. Eaton, which defeated the Lady Bears 50-34 to reach the Final Four, edged ...
    • KMTS State B-ball: One-point Heartbreak Ends Rifle Season; Rams Also Fall in Consolation Round FORT COLLINS (3/11/11) – Lose by one or by twenty, there are no “good” losses, as the Roaring Fork boys and Rifle girls reaffirmed Friday in different fashion at the 3A state basketball tournament at CSU. Both teams experienced the heartbreak of having a seemingly safe lead fade away and also the frustration of not being ...